Sigma Sport - Specialized

Sigma Sport - Specialized Cycling Team has been forged by two of cycle sport’s leading and prestigious brands; London's premier Road and Triathlon retailer Sigma Sport and world leader in innovative bicycle design, Specialized. The relationship between the two companies has been galvanized by the team’s success on and off the bike over the past three years.

The team has steadily grown into one of Britain’s most respected squads and is now considered a major force, having scored numerous successes at the highest level. The team contains National Champions, Olympians and Grand Tour Riders as well as younger riders eager to learn and bursting with potential. The riding, conduct and results of the team throughout 2009 have meant we are now one of the most exciting and respected cycling teams in the UK.

For 2010 the team has taken another step forward, being registered with the UCI with Elite ‘Continental’ status and aims to ride numerous UCI events abroad.

The Team:

Matt Stephens 39 Former British Road Race Champion, Olympian, Grand Tour Rider.

Simon Richardson 27. Winner Tour of Ireland RAS 2009.

Tom Murray 23. Winner Stage 1 Girvan 3 day 2009.

Stephen Adams 20. 7 x top 10 placings in Tour Series rounds 2009.

Kit Gilham 30. King of the Mountains Tour of Ireland RAS 2008.

Wouter Sybrandy 24. Winner East Yorkshire Classic Premier calendar 2009.

Tom Last 21. National Junior MTB Champion 2008

Gareth Montgomerie 28. Winner National Elite MTB series 2008.

James Williamson 28. Winner National Under 23 Road race Series 2003.

Dan Duguid 28. Numerous road and cyclo cross wins 2009.

Tom Snape 23. Fresh from two years racing at Pro level in Belgium.

Sigma Sport/Specialized Team bike Specifications;

- Frameset: S-Works Tarmac SL3

- Stem: 3T ARX-Team

- Bars: 3T Pro in either Rotundo, Ergnova or Ergosum designs

- Bar Tape: 3T

- Shifters: Dura-Ace 7900

- Brakes: Dura-Ace 7900

- Front Mech: Dura-Ace 7900

- Rear Mech: Dura-Ace 7900

- Chainset: Dura-Ace 7900 53-39

- Cassette: Dura-Ace 7900 11-23

- Chain: Dura-Ace 7900

- Pedals: Time i-Clic Carbon

- Seatpost: S-works pave

- Saddle: Specialized BG Toupe

- Wheels: Mavic Ksyrium Equipe (training), Ksyrium SL (Racing), Cosmic Carbon Ultimate (racing), R-Sys SL (racing), Cosmic Carbone SLR (racing).

- Tyres: Vredestien Fortezza Quattro TriComp tyres &Vredestien Fortezza Pro TriComp Tubulars

- Bottle Cage: Specialized

- Computer: Garmin Edge 500

- Additions: Custom Dan Duguid number mount

- Accelerate energy product in their bottles

- Finish Line lubes on the chains